New acquisitions and test accesses

We will keep you informed about new acquisitions or changes in the area of e-media.
Status: January 3, 2023

New e-book offers

  • Narr Francke Attemto eLibrary

    As part of the E-Books.NRW initiative, around 1,800 e-books are now available on the Narr Francke Attempto eLibrary platform until December 31, 2023. After that, the titles that were most in demand will automatically be available on a permanent basis. The subject focus is on the humanities and social sciences. Whether the individual e-books can also be researched via the USB portal is still open.

  • Mohr Siebeck (complete package)
    All e-books are now activated for one year via the Mohr Siebeck platform. The e-books will soon also be searchable on the USB Cologne portal. After a period of one year, the most frequently used titles are permanently included in the USB e-book inventory.

  • Oxford Research Encyclopedias

    Four new research modules are available on the "Oxford Research Encyclopedias" platfom:
    International Studies

New databases

Subject area: Philosophy

- Provision via the project nationwide national licenses:

Subject area: Ethnology ; History ; Politics

Current notices

  • From now on, in addition to the e-books, the e-journals are also available for research in the Nomos eLibrary!
  • The following modules from "beck-online" were canceled on December 31, 2022: Corona und COVID-19 Plus, Verwaltungsrecht Premium, Verfassungsrecht Premium und Kartellrecht plus.
  • These licenses were also not renewed: "World Scientific" and "Manchesterhive".

E-media under Test

Subject area: Medicine

  • Module: Effigos 3D-Anatomie for Amboss
    Trial until 28.2.2023
    Effigos 3D-Anatomy is an additional function in AMBOSS for interactive learning of anatomy and is now unlocked for all users of the AMBOSS campus license.

Initiative E-Books.NRW

Until 2023, the state government will provide a total of 40 million euros for the cooperative acquisition of e-book licences through the Initiative E-Books.NRW. So far, more than 250,000 e-books from different publishers have been made available to students in North Rhine-Westphalia since the beginning of 2021.
Further information and current offers from the Initiative E-Books.NRW >>


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